Freelance Writer with Editing Skills Salary

A Freelance Writer with Editing skills earns an average wage of $20.78 per hour. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

$18,548 - $100,334
$19K
$39K
$100K
MEDIAN: $39,305
10%
50%
90%

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$10.16 - $64.86
$10
$24
$65
MEDIAN: $24.15
10%
50%
90%

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$0$125K
Salary $18,548 - $100,334
Bonus $5,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,188 - $125,930
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $10.16 - $64.86
Overtime $22.50
Annual Data $0$125K
Bonus $5,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,188 - $125,930
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 100

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Pay by Experience Level for Freelance Writer

Pay by Experience for a Freelance Writer has a positive trend. An entry-level Freelance Writer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 63 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Freelance Writer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Freelance Writer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 24 salaries. A Freelance Writer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Freelance Writer

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Freelance Writer Salaries

Late-Career
▲116%

Experienced
▲34%

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 92%
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